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Taste and Dance the Night Away at the Fruit Forward Holiday Splash, Dec. 8th

Kick off your holiday season with some queer fun and natural wines at the Holiday Splash wine tasting, where local wine producers will be pouring, drag performers will be entertaining, and DJs will be spinning...

‘Bar Haifa’ Slated to Open Doors in Downtown Vancouver This Month

Toronto’s beloved Middle Eastern eatery, The Haifa Room is finally branching out to the West Coast.

Vancouver by Star Sign: Sandwich Edition

Scout contributor (and non-astrologist) Madeline Smart pairs the city's best offerings with your Zodiac sign.

On “Inclusivity and Support for 2SLGBTQIA+ Wine Drinkers”, with Tadia Rae and Shanique Kelly

Tadia and Shanique are the co-founders of Fruit Forward, a new queer wine social that kicked off in May. Although they may be fresh on the event scene, that hasn’t stopped the duo from hitting the Vancouver ground running. With two successful socials already under their belts and another two planned for this month, it’s clear that these women have cracked the code on a niche that the city was lacking...

Vancouver by the Stars: Patio Edition

Scout's new guide series sees contributor (and non-astrologist), Madeline Smart pairing the city's best offerings with your Zodiac sign.

Celebrate National Indigenous Peoples Day Deliciously at The Burrow x West Coast Bannock Pop-Up

This Wednesday, June 21st, there are many ways to come together and celebrate the contributions, history and cultures of First Nations, Inuit, and Metis communities - including hitting The Drive to fill up on Bannock Tacos!

Celebrate Filipino Heritage Month with an ‘Enchanted Evening’ in the Chinese Classical Garden, June 16th

The second of Dr. Sun Yat-Sen Classical Chinese Garden's summer concert series is perfectly timed and in tune with the middle of Filipino Heritage Month.

Round Two of the ‘Fruit Forward’ Queer Wine Social Goes to the Birdhouse, June 11th

This Sunday they're taking the party to Mount Pleasant, for a night of patio vibes, natural wine, good tunes, games and more, outdoors on the parking lot patio of 44 West 4th Avenue (Eastside Studio's newest inclusive queer event space).

Kitsilano’s ‘Folke’ Restaurant is Celebrating Their One-Year Anniversary in Triplicate

To celebrate their business baby's first birthday, chefs and co-owners, Colin Uyeda and Pricilla Deo, have a whole slew of events planned to say "thank you" to all their supporters.

The 7th Farmhouse Fest is Expanding to Include an All-New Wine Fair, August 13th

Fans of funky wines will be pleased to know this year's event includes an extra day dedicated to exploring the world of natural wine, adding up to a full weekend of sunshine [knock on wood], snacks and good drinking!

Chef Alvaro Montes De Oca is Cooking Up a ‘Chilitos’ Mexican Brunch for One Day Only, May 13

This Saturday Chef Montes De Oca will be taking over the space at Carp Sushi, and serving up favourite Mexican dishes, like barbacoa, tamales, chilaquiles and more.

New BC Wine Releases Hitting Your Favourite Mt Pleasant Joints for ‘Spring Splash’

New week-long event pairs neighbourhood restaurants, bars and cafes of Mount Pleasant with BC wineries to highlight the best of spring.